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QUIZ YOURSELF ON THESE WORDS FROM BROWN GIRL DREAMING!
Visualize yourself passing this quiz on words from Jacqueline Woodson’s exquisite verse novel “Brown Girl Dreaming,” and then take the quiz to prove you can do it! (Because you can.)
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What does “barren” mean?
Definition for PYO (2 of 2)
a combining form meaning “pus,” used in the formation of compound words: pyogenesis.
Also especially before a vowel, py-.
Origin of pyo-
<Greek, combining form of pýon; akin to Latin pūspus
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British Dictionary definitions for PYO
before a vowel py-
Word Origin for pyo-
from Greek puon
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Medical definitions for PYO
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